Catholic education ballarat - ENROLMENT ENQUIRIES 2020

To ensure that every family has the appropriate opportunity to enrol their child, all Ballarat Catholic Primary Schools collaborate throughout the process of Prep (Foundation) Enrolment. Information collected through the enrolment process is collated on a common database, which is shared by the Catholic Primary Schools in Ballarat.

2020 enrolment information for catholic primary schools in Ballarat is now available HERE. It will be imperative that you refer to the information in the link to ensure you are familiar with the enrolment process to Ballarat Catholic Primary Schools.

Enrolment for 2020 Foundation year (prep) students will be opened Monday, 18th February 2019. 

An online Expression of Interest form is the 1st step in the process of enrolling your child in a Ballarat Catholic Primary School. The link to submit your Expression of Interest can be found HERE.

Completing this form does not guarantee that an enrolment offer will be made.

At Emmaus Catholic Primary School, a school tour is mandatory for all new families.  

The 2020 Enrolment Tour Dates are:

  • Thursday, 28th February - 9:30 am - 10:30 am

  • Monday, 4th March - 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

  • Friday, 15th March - 9:30 am - 10:30 am

  • Friday, 22nd March - 9:30 am - 10:30 am

  • Monday, 25th March - 9:30 am - 10:30 am

  • Thursday, 4th April - 9:30 am - 10:30 am

To make a tour booking, please go to the School Interviews website HERE. During the tour, prospective families can enjoy a walk through our school and will be presented with 2020 enrolment paperwork to begin the application process for Emmaus Catholic Primary School.

Enrolment enquiries for year levels 1 - 6 please call our office on 5330 2266. 

Application forms are obtainable upon consultation with our Principal.


key dates- 2019

  • Enrolment Application Opens: Monday 18th February 2019

  • First Deadline for Enrolments is: 26th April, 2019

  • School Principals meet to determine allocation of Placements: 1st May, 2019

  • First Round Placement Offers by close of business: 13th May, 2019

  • Written Acceptance of Enrolment from Parents by: 31st May, 2019

Each Catholic Primary School will make offers of enrolment in line with their own Enrolment Policy, which take into consideration a variety of factors.

Families who intend to make an application to more than one Catholic Primary School are asked to make clear which school is their first preference.

To read about the Emmaus uniform click HERE.